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TEST MATCH

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
ADELAIDE OVAL
JANUARY 24, 1953
Result: DRAW
Runs Per Wicket: 45.8 | Scoring Rate: 3.4
Scorecard on ESPNCricinfo
South Africa in Australia Test Series


FORMBOOK EXPECTATION [?]

TEAM WIN.
EXP.
BAT BOWL OVERALL EXPE.
Australia 91% 35 23 36 184
South Africa 7% 23 35 24 74

SCORE SUMMARY

INNS BATTING TEAM R D BF
1 Australia 530 10 810
2 South Africa 387 10 850
3 Australia 233 3 282
4 South Africa 177 6 432

TWENTY MATCH RATINGS HISTORY [?]

This chart shows the twenty match rating history for the two teams upto the start of the current match.

2.0 1.5 1.0 0.5 SOUTH AFRICA AUSTRALIA 1896-06-22 1903-12-11 1910-12-09 1920-12-31 1925-02-13 1930-08-16 1935-06-15 1946-11-29 1949-12-24

MATCH PROGRESS

AUSTRALIA PTS SOUTH AFRICA PTS 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 0 228 455 683 910 1138 1366 1593 1821 2048 1st 2nd 3rd 4th

PROGRESS TABLE

This table shows the progress of the match by each partnership. This progress is illustrated in the chart above.

I WKT RPW T1P T2P T1PT T2PT
4 7 45.8 1495 1159 0.56 0.44
4 6 45.4 1489 1143 0.57 0.43
4 5 46.7 1464 1152 0.56 0.44
4 4 47.3 1425 1129 0.56 0.44
4 3 48.4 1392 1126 0.55 0.45
4 2 49.8 1361 1129 0.55 0.45
4 1 51.3 1327 1135 0.54 0.46
3 4 50.0 1263 1037 0.55 0.45
3 3 49.0 1229 1023 0.55 0.45
3 2 50.7 1236 996 0.55 0.45
3 1 45.7 1029 889 0.54 0.46
2 10 45.9 988 846 0.54 0.46
2 9 47.8 960 856 0.53 0.47
2 8 50.2 932 876 0.52 0.48
2 7 51.8 892 868 0.51 0.49
2 6 51.6 840 812 0.51 0.49
2 5 53.3 797 803 0.5 0.5
2 4 52.7 741 735 0.5 0.5
2 3 48.5 675 585 0.54 0.46
2 2 50.8 632 586 0.52 0.48
2 1 53.8 584 600 0.49 0.51
1 10 53.0 530 530 0.5 0.5
1 9 57.4 517 517 0.5 0.5
1 8 63.1 505 505 0.5 0.5
1 7 70.6 494 494 0.5 0.5
1 6 74.7 448 448 0.5 0.5
1 5 87.8 439 439 0.5 0.5
1 4 96.8 387 387 0.5 0.5
1 3 118.7 356 356 0.5 0.5
1 2 138.5 277 277 0.5 0.5
1 1 2.0 2 2 0.5 0.5

MATCH BOWLING

BOWLER TEAM BB RC W MR
[?]
WA Johnston Australia 441 177 7 61.8
R Benaud Australia 348 146 5 30.1
HJ Tayfield South Africa 348 207 4 32.9
PNF Mansell South Africa 234 153 3 16.8
MG Melle South Africa 216 155 2 6.8
ERH Fuller South Africa 168 131 2 6.3
DT Ring Australia 246 113 1 1.1
JC Watkins South Africa 108 92 1 1.4
GB Hole Australia 72 22 1 1.7
RN Harvey Australia 42 9 1 2.4
AR Morris Australia 30 11 1 1.4
RR Lindwall Australia 78 47 0 0.0
DJ McGlew South Africa 18 16 0 0.0
KR Miller Australia 13 1 0 0.0
AL Hassett (c) Australia 6 1 0 0.0
CC McDonald Australia 6 3 0 0.0

MATCH BATTING

BATSMAN TEAM R D BF RSH(%) MR
[?]
RN Harvey Australia 200 2 0 26 7.0
CC McDonald Australia 169 2 0 22 1.2
AL Hassett (c) Australia 163 1 0 21 0.8
KJ Funston South Africa 109 2 0 19 1.3
JC Watkins South Africa 97 2 0 17 2.1
DJ McGlew South Africa 80 2 0 14 0.5
AR Morris Australia 78 2 0 10 0.1
WR Endean South Africa 73 2 0 13 1.5
GB Hole Australia 65 1 0 9 0.5
JHB Waite † South Africa 64 2 0 11 0.1
PNF Mansell South Africa 35 1 0 6 0.1
DT Ring Australia 28 1 0 4 0.0
RA McLean South Africa 28 2 0 5 0.1
R Benaud Australia 24 1 0 3 0.1
JE Cheetham (c) South Africa 19 1 0 3 0.0
HJ Tayfield South Africa 16 1 0 3 0.0
WA Johnston Australia 11 1 0 1 0.0
KR Miller Australia 9 1 0 1 0.0
MG Melle South Africa 9 0 0 2 0.0
GRA Langley † Australia 5 0 0 1 0.0
RR Lindwall Australia 2 1 0 0 0.0
ERH Fuller South Africa 0 1 0 0 0.0

AUSTRALIA v SOUTH AFRICA
FORMBOOK HISTORY

Australia faced South Africa in 32 test matches before this game. Of these, Australia had the stronger team in 30 matches according to the formbook expectation.

Each circle in the chart below represents a previous Australia v South Africa test. To reach a match page, click on the circle. The red circle represents the current match.

AUSTRALIA SOUTH AFRICA STRONGER WEAKER WEAKER STRONGER 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57 10 15 20 26 31 36 41 46 51 57

RECENT MATCHES

MATCH AUSTRALIA
WIN EXP.
SOUTH AFRICA
WIN EXP.
January 09, 1953
Sydney Cricket Ground
91 7
December 24, 1952
Melbourne Cricket Ground
97 3
December 05, 1952
Brisbane Cricket Ground, Woolloongabba, Brisbane
97 2
March 03, 1950
St George's Park, Port Elizabeth
94 5
February 10, 1950
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
95 4
January 20, 1950
Kingsmead, Durban
99 0
December 31, 1949
Newlands, Cape Town
99 1
December 24, 1949
Ellis Park, Johannesburg
93 6
February 28, 1936
Kingsmead, Durban
83 14